Partnering for Innovation: Healthcare in the Digital Age

RICHMOND HILL/VAUGHAN, ON, June 24, 2015 /CNW/ – Mackenzie Health continues to advance its Innovation Strategy with the launch of Phase Two of the Innovation Unit. The first project of the Mackenzie Innovation Institute (Mi2) and a first-in-Canada initiative, the Innovation Unit features a unique integration of advanced technology that transforms the delivery of care. […]

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BlackBerry Announces Common Share Purchase Program

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – June 25, 2015) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today provided an update on its planned share repurchase program to purchase for cancellation up to 12 million BlackBerry common shares, or approximately 2.5% of the outstanding public float. BlackBerry can purchase the common shares over the Nasdaq Stock […]

BlackBerry Announces Election Results for the Company’s Board of Directors

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – June 23, 2015) – BlackBerry(R) (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) announced today that the six nominees listed in the Company’s management information circular dated May 11, 2015 for the Company’s annual and special meeting of shareholders held on June 23, 2015, were elected as directors to serve until the next annual meeting of shareholders of the […]

BlackBerry and Cisco Sign Broad Patent Cross-Licensing Agreement

WATERLOO, ONTARIO and SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA–(Marketwired – June 23, 2015) – BLACKBERRY Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) and Cisco (NASDAQ:CSCO) today announced that they have entered into a long-term patent cross-licensing agreement covering their respective products and technologies. As part of the cross-licensing agreement, BlackBerry will receive a license fee from Cisco. Specific terms of the deal are […]

BlackBerry Appoints Dr. Laurie Smaldone Alsup to the Board of Directors

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – June 23, 2015) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced that it has appointed Laurie Smaldone Alsup, M.D., President and Chief Scientific Officer of PharmApprove, to the Company’s Board of Directors, with effect as of the end of BlackBerry’s annual and special shareholder meeting today. Dr. Smaldone […]

BlackBerry Reports Strong Software Revenue and Positive Cash Flow for the Fiscal 2016 First Quarter

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – June 23, 2015) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today reported financial results for the three months ended May 30, 2015 (all figures in U.S. dollars and U.S. GAAP, except where otherwise indicated). Q1 Highlights — Software and technology licensing revenue of $137 million, a 150% increase over […]

SACO Joins Forces with BlackBerry to Serve Customers in the Americas

MIAMI, FL–(Marketwired – June 18, 2015) – SACO LLC, a global telecommunications value added distributor, today announced that it has entered a global master distribution agreement with BlackBerry Limited, a global leader in mobile communications, to serve customers in the Americas. Under this agreement the companies will join forces to sell and promote the complete […]

BlackBerry Annual and Special Meeting Webcast on June 23rd, 2015

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – June 16, 2015) – BlackBerry(R) (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) will hold its Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders on Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015 at 10am ET in Waterloo, Ontario. The live webcast can be listened to on June 23rd athttp://ca.blackberry.com/company/investors/events.html. About BlackBerry A global leader in mobile communications, BlackBerry(R) revolutionized the mobile industry when it […]

BlackBerry to Announce First Quarter Fiscal 2016 Results on Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – June 9, 2015) – BlackBerry® (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) will be reporting results for the first quarter of fiscal 2016 on June 23rd, 2015. A conference call and live webcast will be held beginning at 8 am ET, which can be accessed by dialing 1-877-795-3635 or by logging on at http://ca.blackberry.com/company/investors/events.html. A replay of the […]

Inbox Zero by Emberify launched exclusively for BlackBerry 10

Pune, India (June 5th, 2015) – Emberify launched Inbox Zero v2 with the ability of managing flagged emails. Inbox Zero allows users to put off unread email as a reminder for later. It is an email productivity app with a quick snooze options for emails. It is also featured in BBM Top Picks! It syncs […]

BlackBerry IoT Platform to Deliver New Automotive Experiences through Secure Over-the-Air Updates

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – June 3, 2015) – Today, at TU-Automotive Detroit 2015, BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) is demonstrating its next-generation over-the-air (OTA) update solution, which will help automakers cut maintenance costs, reduce expensive recalls, improve customer satisfaction, and keep vehicles up to date with compelling new features long after they have rolled off the assembly line. […]

Grand River Hospital Chooses BBM Protected and BES12 by BlackBerry to Enable Secure Communications

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – June 1, 2015) – eHealth Conference 2015 – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, announced today that Grand River Hospital has chosen BlackBerry(R) 10 smartphones, BBM(TM) Protected, and BES(R)12: a multi-OS EMM solution by BlackBerry, to enable secure communications for their clinicians and staff. Grand River Hospital provides acute […]

BlackBerry and Typo Agree to Settlement

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – June 1, 2015) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY) (TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, announced today that BlackBerry and Typo Products LLC, Typo Innovations LLC, Show Media LLC, Hallier Investments LLC, and Laurence Hallier have settled their outstanding legal disputes, including BlackBerry Limited v. Typo Products LLC et al. (Case No. 3:14-cv-00023-WHO) […]

BlackBerry Leap in white and shadow grey now available in the United Arab Emirates

Dubai, UAE – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced the availability of BlackBerry® Leap in white and shadow grey in the UAE. Beginning today, consumers who want to get things done and companies looking for enterprise fleet renewals can now purchase the modern and powerful BlackBerry Leap […]

BlackBerry Announces Proposed Common Share Purchase Program

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – May 21, 2015) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase program to purchase for cancellation up to 12 million BlackBerry common shares, or approximately 2.6% of the outstanding public float. BlackBerry can purchase the common shares over […]

BlackBerry Leap will be available starting May 23rd in Singapore

Singapore – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced the availability of BlackBerry® Leap in Singapore. From May 23, young power professionals who want to get things done, and companies looking for enterprise fleet renewals will be able to purchase BlackBerry Leap through select carriers and partners. Cameron […]

QNX Neutrino OS is powering a fare collection system from MSI Global

OTTAWA, May 21, 2015 — QNX Software Systems Limited, a subsidiary of BlackBerry Limited, today announced that the QNX® Neutrino® OS is powering a fare collection system, which includes automatic gates, ticketing machines, and onboard bus equipment, throughout the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), including Singapore, the Philippines, and Thailand. The system was created […]

BlackBerry Launches the BlackBerry Leap in Hong Kong

BlackBerry has been making their rounds with the international launch of the BlackBerry Leap. The latest stop on for the launch of the BlackBerry Leap is Hong Kong. You can now pick up the BlackBerry Leap from select carriers and partners. Hong Kong – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile […]

White BlackBerry Classic now available in white in Saudi Arabia

New Color Offers Greater Choice to Productive Mobile Professionals Looking for a Familiar QWERTY Design Merged with the Security and Speed of BlackBerry 10 Riyadh , Saudi Arabia – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced that a white color version of the BlackBerry® Classic™ smartphone is now […]

BlackBerry Completes WatchDox Acquisition

Acquisition expands BlackBerry’s enterprise portfolio to provide the most secure end-to-end mobile solution WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – May 7, 2015) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of WatchDox, a data security company offering the most secure enterprise file-sync-and-share (EFSS) solutions on any device(1). Terms […]